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Eagle Ford Shale Rig Count

  Count Change From
Previous Week
YTD Change From
Previous Year
Oil Count 78 1 10 52
Gas Count 8 -1 0 5

Top Eagle Ford Shale Operators By Rig Count/Locations

Operator Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
EOG Resources, Inc. 9 8 +1 7
Sanchez Energy Corp 9 8 +1 4
Subscribe to See 7 7 --- 5
Subscribe to See 5 6 -1 4
Subscribe to See 3 3 ---
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- 2
Subscribe to See 3 3 --- 2
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- 1
Subscribe to See 2 2 ---
Subscribe to See 2 2 --- 1


Top Eagle Ford Shale County By Rig Count/Locations

County Current Week Previous Week Change Q4-2016
KARNES 23 23 --- 16
DIMMIT 13 13 --- 8
Subscribe to See 10 11 -1 12
Subscribe to See 6 6 --- 8
Subscribe to See 5 5 --- 2


Disclosed Eagle Ford Shale 2017 Budgets & Drilling Plans


Atlas Resource Partners, L.p. Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Lewis Energy Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Conocophillips Wells Plans to Drill in 2017
Encana Corp Wells Plans to Drill in 2017

 Eagle Ford Shale Top Operators
(Undrilled-Permits)
Company    2017(YTD)
ConocoPhillips    78
Chesapeake Energy Corp    74
Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc.    72
   63
   55
   53
   23
   21

   Drilling Permits Trends ( Jan 2015 - Jun 2017)


Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Permits ( May 25, 2017 - June 24, 2017)
Date Approved county Well Name Well type Well Bore Type Field/Zone Well Status
ANADARKO E&P ONSHORE LLC
06-16-2017 Dimmit Briscoe Catarina West 96h Gas Horizontal Briscoe Ranch (eagleford) Well-drilling-completed
Penn Virginia Corp
06-12-2017 Gonzales Dingo-platypus (sa) Unit 1 1h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
06-12-2017 Lavaca Schacherl-effenberger(sa) Unit 4 4h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
06-12-2017 Gonzales Dingo-platypus (sa) Unit 2 2h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
06-12-2017 Gonzales Dingo-platypus (sa) Unit 3 3h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
Enervest Ltd.
06-12-2017 Atascosa Lay West Unit 1h Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-1 ) Well-spud
06-09-2017 Karnes June Day Unit B 2 Oil & Gas new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
06-07-2017 De Witt J Respondek Unit A 11 Oil new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
06-07-2017 De Witt J Respondek Unit A 12 Oil new (horizontal well) Eagleville ( Eagle Ford-2 ) Well-undrilled
06-09-2017 Burleson Arapaho 2h Oil new (horizontal well) Aguila Vado ( Eagleford ) Well-undrilled

  Eagle Ford Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2017 YTD)


 Eagle Ford Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2017(YTD)
Count
Marathon Oil Corp 73
EOG Resources, Inc. 72
Chesapeake Energy Corp 46
36
33
Completions By
County
2017(YTD)
Count
Karnes 116
La salle 102
Webb 65
40
33

 Eagle Ford Shale Map

 Eagle Ford Shale Rig Data : June 24, 2017


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - June 24, 2017

 Eagle Ford Shale Overview



What is the Eagle Ford Shale?

The Eagle Ford Shale is a hydrocarbon producing formation of significant importance. It is capeabe of producing both gas and more oil than other traditional shale plays.  It contains a much higher carbonate shale percentage: upwards of 70% in south Texas. It becomes shallower and the shale content increases as it moves to the northwest.

The high percentage of carbonate makes it more brittle and “fracable”.  The Eagle Ford Shale play trends across Texas from the…


  Eagle Ford Shale Transactions By Quarter ($MM)